Irish News

McCusker Demolition purchases first Bobcat machines

McCusker Demolition Ltd, based in Belfast in Northern Ireland, has purchased the company’s first Bobcat machines from Northern Excavators, the local Authorised Bobcat Dealer. McCusker has added a new top-of-the-range Bobcat T40.180SLP 18 m telehandler and a Bobcat E62 6 tonne mini-excavator. The Bobcat machines have joined an already impressive …

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CQMS 2021 Announces New Date

CQMS Irelands Construction and Quarry Machinery Show, has announced the new dates of July 2rd & 3rd for its 2021 event. The show is set to become the first big event of 2021 to open its doors and welcome visitors. Hosted by Machinery Movers Magazine, the event showcases over 200 exhibitors, attracts …

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Designed to Demolish

JJ Duffy Demolition have just added a second demo-spec LiuGong to their fleet. Dara Boyle takes a look at the machine on site in Dublin and finds out why this is a brand worth going back to. It speaks volumes about a brand when a contractor chooses to invest in …

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Sand Shifters

Dara Boyle visits Dan Morrissey & Co’s sandpit in Ballyburn, Co Kildare, where a CDE modular washing plant takes centre stage. Ballyburn is a townland in Kildare, located between the village of Castledermot and the Carlow border. The area is home to a deposit of high-grade sand, which is being …

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Hyundai’s heavyweight

In the yellow corner, weighing in at nearly 90 Tonnes, the new kid on the block, Ladies and Gentlemen, the mighty Hyundai HX900. Darren Scully is your ringside commentator.  Just a couple of weeks before Christmas, Donal Walsh was getting restless and didn’t really want to wait for Santa. Christmas …

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Bedrock Buster

It takes a heavy machine to do heavy work. When McCabe Earthworks were faced with a lot of stone to smash, a brand-new 70-tonne Komatsu was brought in to run the breaker. Dara Boyle gets up close with this rock-busting beast. It’s a promising sign these days to see a …

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PSR Ireland Launches Brand New Website

Dundalk based service company PSR Ireland – has recently launched a brand new ‘ user friendly ’ website psrireland.ie   PSR Ireland is Irelands leading service & maintenance provider for all types of Access Platforms & Lifting Equipment. The company specialises in Service, Repair, Inspection & Certification.   The new …

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Metso sales a sign of industry optimism

Despite the regulations and restrictions under which the industry has been forced to operate, quarry owners and aggregates producers continue to display optimism that better times are just ahead. Recent investments in Metso crushing equipment by a number of top-ranking operators are proving to be ‘a bellwether of better times …

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